Benefits of using a local company to manage your overseas manufacturing

Benefits of using a local company to manage your overseas manufacturing

Driven by the requirement for cheaper manufacturing costs, outsourcing to China has become popular. In reality “cheaper” is not always the case, particularly for businesses who have no experience in managing this process. If you are new to  overseas manufacturing you have to be aware of some incidental costs you may incur and issues that may need managing. Time and travel taken to source a … [Read more...]

Machine uptime improved with proper tooling maintenance

Machine uptime improved with proper tooling maintenance

Proper tooling maintenance is critical to produce high quality parts, increase machine uptime and extend tool life. Preventive maintenance is essential for systematic care and protection of tools, equipment and machines in order to keep them in a safe, usable condition, limit downtime and extend productivity. Many workplaces have a difficult time starting and maintaining a tooling … [Read more...]

Quality control for plastic injection molding

Quality control for plastic injection molding

Parts made in a plastic injection moulding process can have their own unique set of possible defects due to the complex technology involved. In order to deliver quality and consistent finished products, our team is trained to spot these problems. Products are examined and checked using a thorough quality control process before any product is dispatched. The following defects associated with … [Read more...]